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Black Congressional Leaders React to Trump Address

As President Donald Trump delivered his first address to a joint session of Congress last night, it wasn’t hard to miss a group of Democratic lawmakers—all women--dressed in white amid a sea of navy, black and charcoal suits. Multiple women, notably African American legislators, also sported an …

Donald Trump
Myanmar

Donald Trump Is Going To Be Elected

Donald Trump is going to be elected president.<p>The American people voted for him a long time ago.<p>They voted for him when The History Channel went from showing documentaries about the Second World War to "Pawn Stars" and "Swamp People."<p>They voted for him when The Discovery Channel went from showing …

Donald Trump

Why High School Students Need More Than College Prep

I step up to the counter at Willy's Cafe at Willamette High School in Eugene, Ore., and order a latte.<p>There's a powerful scent of fresh coffee in the air, and a group of juniors and seniors hover over a large espresso machine.<p>Carrie Gilbert, 17, shows how it's done: "You're going to want to steam …

College & University

27 Amazing Campgrounds In America For When You Need Chill Vibes

America the zen.

17 Things Everyone Needs to Know How to Do | Inc.com

Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get there, you need to master some basic skills and fundamental wisdom.<p>Here are 17 things I'm asked about most often.<p>This list is far from comprehensive. There's more to come, …

Self-improvement

21 Things I Wish I Knew When I Was 21

<b>1. Learn to love mistakes</b><p>Always remember to learn from your mistakes—and keep growing. Don’t doubt yourself so much. One day you’ll be able look back …

Motivation

12 Habits Of The Most Productive People

You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets.<p>Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, these super-achievers have been to Crossfit, hit inbox zero, and nailed the rough draft of that …

Time Management
Middle East

10 film plot holes that need some explaining...

It turns out Leonardo DiCaprio’s Jack Dawson didn’t have to die in the Atlantic after all. We list some other films that take suspension of disbelief a plot point too far<p>Jack! Come back! Rose can just budge over a bit! Yes, the third highest-grossing film of all time – the watery 1997 romance …

Toy Story

Supreme Court to render a verdict on Obama's use of executive authority

The Supreme Court has often dealt a big blow to presidents in their second term.<p>Harry Truman was rebuked for claiming the power to seize strike-bound steel mills during the Korean War. Richard Nixon resigned shortly after the court ruled unanimously he must turn over the Watergate tapes.<p>Bill …

The best free online business courses starting in January

Tell me if you've heard a version of this cliché. A pebble that falls into the ocean can create a ripple that crosses the globe. Nonsense? Don't say that to United Airlines.<p>Seven years ago, Dave Carroll found his $3,500 Taylor guitar heavily damaged when he picked it up in United's baggage claim. …

University of Michigan

23 BIG bucket list adventures

The rarest travel experiences. The toughest. The dearest. The ones that won’t be around for much longer. These are the real do-before-you-die …

Kim Jong-un

Ford scandal ‘troubling,’ PMO says in statement light on specifics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office is wading into the Rob Ford saga, avoiding specifics but calling the recent "allegations" against the Toronto mayor "troubling."<p>Mr. Harper's office also equated the Toronto mayor to Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, who has admitted to using marijuana as an …

You Already Have Everything You Need

“WE ALREADY HAVE everything we need. There is no need for self-improvement. All these trips that we lay on ourselves—the heavy-duty fearing that …

Self-improvement

Personal Development Blogs

<i>“You don’t overcome challenges by making them smaller but by making yourself bigger.”</i> —John C. Maxwell<p>This is my <b>map of top personal development …

Want to be a successful student? Say these 10 things every day

Do you want to be a successful student? If you’re a parent, do you want that for your children?<p>There’s no running away from hard work. But becoming a …

Self-improvement

Five Simple Memory Improvement Tips to Boost Brain Power

Have you ever imagined how life would be without long-term memory? Not remembering your phone number, your friend’s name, where you live, or what to …

Self-help model: The village that shaped its own destiny

<b>BADIN: Over 50 per cent of Sindh’s population lives in rural areas, where villages have traditionally been neglected by successive governments and</b> …

India

U.S. News | Latest National News, Videos & Photos

Research shows that 23% of people with insurance may be overpaying for prescriptions<p>Millions across the Midwest are digging out of the snow<p>An urgent …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

How Education Policy Went Astray

Half a century ago, President Johnson signed a law—now known as No Child Left Behind—that he believed would solve inequality. But achievement gaps have only grown.<p>Fifty years ago, on April 11, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson went back to his old schoolhouse next to the Pedernales River in Stonewall, …

Education
College & University